We believe that substance abuse disorders are is about more than just your mentality; your overall health and wellness can also play a factor in how you use substances, and how those substances affect you. For that reason, we also provide our patients with a health and wellness evaluation during the first appointment.
During your first visit with us, your physician will perform a standard physical. They will check for any physical symptoms of substance abuse disorders in addition to any underlying health problems that need to be treated alongside the addiction. Any co-occurring medical problems you may have could impact how the addiction is treated, therefore we always take the current state of your health into consideration with diagnosis and the development of a treatment plan.
Throughout the course of your treatment, we will provide you with nutritional counseling and lifestyle advice so you can maintain a healthy well-being as you begin recovery. Our health and wellness counseling and advice covers:
We recognize that overall good health is a collaborative effort between our professionals and our patients; our goal is to help you achieve a fulfilling, happy, healthy, and active lifestyle for years to come, as your partners for life.
Your health and wellness go a long way when it comes to your stabilization and recovery. To learn more, check out our Health/Wellness page, where we offer various articles with health and wellness tips and advice for you and your loved ones. You’re also welcome to give us a call at 832-968-7436 to book an appointment with one of our nutritional counselors.